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My Leigh on Sea - Russell Hallmark, Chair of Friends of Leigh Library Gardens

Russell Hallmark talks us through his favourite Leigh hotspots.

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We take a look inside the new Havens Hospice in Southend

This week Leigh-on-sea.com had a very special invitation to visit the new Havens Hospice building in Southend.

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Southend Winter Pride is returning this February!

From wellbeing sessions to Drag story time, you don't want to miss out on Southend's upcoming Winter Pride.

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Southend Energy and Robin Hood Energy join forces for fairer energy prices

The not-for-profit energy companies have joined forces to offer fairer energy prices for people of Southend and Essex.

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Essex Book Festival in Chalkwell Hall

Arts organisation Metal transform Chalkwell Hall into a "Writer's House" event as part of the Essex Book Festival

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Things to do in Southend and Leigh this February

Here are the top events taking place locally this month!

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Two Tree Island Arson Attack Update

Essex Wildlife Trust have renewed their statement on last Summer’s spate of arson at Two Tree Island.

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Top events and things to do in Leigh-on-Sea in 2020

Looking for things to do in Leigh-on-Sea this year? Here are the top events taking place locally in 2020.

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Trawler - The New Publication For Leigh-on-Sea

Leigh-on-Sea collective pioneers a community-generated crowdfunded publication.

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HISTORICALEIGH - Leigh Is The Place To Be

For all those people who's desire is to move to Leigh, it is interesting to look back at how our ancestors viewed the town and the desire to live here.

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Happy New Year! Where to see it in?

Wondering where to see the New Year in your favourite town?... here's our list.. so far!

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Leigh School's Set for Merger

Official Southend Borough Council Press Release

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How are you? Find out about a free NHS Health check

Official Southend Borough Council Press Release

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Council backs Dry January campaign and asks – “What could you do during a hangover free weekend?”

Official Southend Borough Council Press Release

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HistoricaLEIGH - The Surgical Salmon

In the 17th century many famous mariners who were Brethren of Trinity House. In St. Clement’s church there is a memorial to Robert Salmon of Leigh (1566-1641) whose ancestors had long been Leigh men. Robert was a master of Trinity House in 1617. But the Salmons weren’t just sea men.

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A Christmas Fixture

For the first time in over a decade, Southend can now boast a professional theatre company producing top quality comedy and drama. Running in partnership with The Cricketers' Pub, Deadpan Films and Fatboy Productions, Southend Rep Theatre Company.

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Santa Claus is coming to Leigh tonight and all of this week!

Leigh-on-Sea Round Table Santa Claus and his sleigh will be coming to Leigh-on-Sea courtesy of the Leigh-on-Sea Round Table during the week beginning Monday 15 December.

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Leigh Christmas Market

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HISTORICALEIGH - Water Water Everywhere But Not A Drop To Drink

How many of you pass the drinking fountain at the top of Leigh Hill every day and don’t give it a second thought?

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HistoricaLEIGH - They Were Goodlads

One Friday in November 1923 the crown of a brick vault in Leigh churchyard gave way and a heavy tomb fell into the cavity.

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